Growing up in Wednesbury, England, Rickie spent much of his free time playing soccer and following the Premier League. Rickie began coaching in England in 2012 and moved to the US in 2013 to continue his coaching career with Challenger Sports. Before moving to Colorado in June 2017, Rickie coached for TFA and Cincinnati West in Cincinnati, Ohio. He served as the U9-U14 Boys Technical Director of Coaching at Trebol FC before transitioning to Assistant Juniors Director with FC Boulder.

Rickie currently holds a USSF D License and will be undertaking his USSF C license this summer. 

When he isn’t coaching, Rickie enjoys rock climbing, hiking, and running. Rickie and his wife Emily live in Arvada with their dogs, Binny, Pi and Rogue. 

Contact Rickie via email at: rickie.powers@fcboulder.com